• ADPP Angola is celebrating 30 years of active involvement in development work with communities throughout the country

  • ADPP Angola operates 60 projects in 17 provinces in education, community health, agriculture and integrated community development

  • ADPP runs 15 teacher training schools with the Ministry of Education and has graduated 12,694 primary school teachers since 1998

  • ADPP has 1000 employees, 4000 volunteers and 1000 students in teaching practice in 92 municipalities, reaching 700,000 people annually

People to People Blog

In our People to People blog, we publish stories, opinions, photos and more from ADPP project staff and participants.  Views are the content providers own.

Harvesting and selling organic vegetables in Kwanza Sul

Reflections on Pan-Africanism in teacher training

The importance of the “Learning to travel, travelling to learn” period in teacher training and in the development of Pan-Africanism, by Agripino Chipassa The first year of training at the ADPP Teacher Training Schools is called The International year of the Teacher, and includes a 3 to 4-month study trip in Angola and Southern Africa, as one of three main program elements. Here Agripino Chipassa, Director of the ADPP Teacher Training School in… Read More
Harvesting and selling organic vegetables in Kwanza Sul

Taurai on healthy food and communities

Opinion Piece | ADPP Angola Staff Is the food we eat everyday doing justice to our bodies, our families, communities and the country at large? I am Taurai Zvepasi, a Zimbabwean, aged 47, and I've been living and working in Angola for the past 6 years now. I grew up in a peasant family, and I love farming. I’ve been working with small scale farmers in Angola during all these years of my stay here. I want to share my experiences and how I feel… Read More
The Vice Governor for Social Affairs talking with EPP Caxito students

EPP Caxito students talking about their professions

On the 16th of June, the Day of the African Child, we participated in the provincial government’s celebrations. We organized a stand where students talked about what they’re learning in the professions at EPP Caxito, which was visited by the Vice Governor for Social Affairs. One Energy Assistant student explained about electric circuits and energy saving lightbulbs, while another told about solar panels. The Vice Governor commented that we could… Read More

Success stories from the Farmers' Clubs in Calandula

Bundo and Kiluanje are two Farmers’ Clubs operating within Calandula Agricultural Center. Both clubs are doing really well, producing vegetables for household consumption as well as for sale. While the farmers always used to sell some of their produce at the local market, it was never more than cassava and groundnuts. Nowadays, they are commercializing cabbage, tomato, onion, lettuce and eggplant too. The farmers have come a long way since the… Read More



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